Mr. Isaac Tallam is currently the CEO/Technical Director at ALIKA Limited
He previously worked Department for International Development (DFID) – United Kingdom, Barclays Africa Group Limited, USAID East Africa and Itochu Corporation (Japan) in senior Agriculture Value Chain roles.
He has over 20 years practical experience in International trade, Program management and market systems in agribusiness and agriculture ecosystem, actively involved in commodity trade practice, economic development and coordination of value chains and structured commodity trade finance in Africa, Middle East, Asia and Europe.
He is knowledgeable in program management, strategy design and implementation focusing on smallholder commercialization across multiple value chains, SME development, agribusiness sector mentorship and advisory support; trade and market linkage facilitation, policy influencing and advocacy at national and regional level.
He is proactively engaged in the grain industry, always sharing insights about the industry, industry processes, terminology and issues that shape the regional and international commodity trade.
His expertise includes but is not limited to:
- Strategic Planning;
- Capacity Building and Training;
- Stakeholder mentorship and advisory services
- Market Linkages (Local, Regional and International)
- Market Development, Access and Compliance;
- International Trade, Import & Export Processes;
- Cross Border Trade Practices and Documentation
- Export Development and Management;
- Program Management and Execution;
- Private Sector Stakeholder Engagement;
- Industry specific technologies
- Industry specific laws, regulations and trade agreements
The 8th AGTS will look to find solutions for the missing pieces of the grain trade puzzle and attempt to come up with an action plan to deliver more and better grain trade on the continent.
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